“No to Gender and Age Discrimination in PAL” press conference

Ambassador Rosario Manalo

Ambassador Rosario Manalo (third from left) emphasizes that the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) entered into by the Philippine Airlines (PAL) and the Flight Attendants’ and Stewards’ Association of the Philippines (FASAP) is invalid in the January 21 press conference entitled “No To Age and Gender Discrimination in PAL!” Manalo said the CBA violates provisions stated in the Convention on All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the Philippine Constitution. Others in photo are: (from left) Transformative Justice Institute Executive Director Atty. Adoracion Cruz-Avisado, Akbayan Party National Spokesperson Risa Hontiveros, and Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) Chairperson Remedios “Remmy” Rikken.